Typical Course Schedule

Below is a semester-by-semester presentation of what your schedule might look like as you work to fulfill the 120 credits required for a Bachelor of Science in Sustainable Urban Environments (SUE) degree at the School of Engineering. The SUE program has been designed as a customizable program, which means that students arrange their schedules in accordance with their interests in consultation with the academic advisor for the program. The sample schedule below is one way to fulfill the requirements, and it anticipates a semester abroad in the junior year at one of New York University's global university campuses.

First Year

Fall Semester

EG 1001 Engineering and Technology Forum, Credits: 1.00
EG 1003 Introduction to Engineering and Design, Credits: 3.00
General Science Course, Credits: 4.00
General Technical Elective, Credits: 4.00

Spring Semester

General Science Course, Credits: 4.00
URB 2054/W Introduction to Urban Planning, Credits: 4.00
CE 1002 Introduction to Civil Engineering, Credits: 2.00
Humanities and Social Sciences Elective, Credits: 4.00

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

CE 4043 Sustainable Cities, Credits; 3.00
HI 3034 History of New York's Urban Infrastructure, Credits: 4.00
CE 4033 Introduction to Urban Infrastructure Systems Management, Credits: 3.00
SUE Concentration Course, Credits: 4.00
Free Elective, Credits: 4.00

Spring Semester

URB 2024/W Design of Cities, Credits: 4.00
SUE Technical Elective, Credits: 4.00
URB 2044 Methods for Studying Urban Environments, Credits: 4.00
SUE Concentration Course, Credits: 4.00
General Math Elective, Credits: 4.00

Junior Year

Fall Semester

SUE Technical Elective, Credits: 4.00
SUE Technical Elective, Credits: 4.00
SUE Concentration Course, Credits: 4.00
URB 4034 Internship, Credits: 4.00

Spring Semester

2 Humanities and Social Sciences Electives, Credits: 4.00 each
3 Free Electives, Credits: 4.00 each

Senior Year

Fall Semester

2 SUE Concentration Courses, Credits: 4.00 each
SUE Technical Elective, Credits: 4.00
2 Humanities and Social Sciences Electives, Credits: 4.00 each

Spring Semester

URB 4024 Capstone, Credits: 4.00
SUE Concentration Course, Credits: 4.00
2 Free Electives, Credits: 3.00 each
Humanities and Social Sciences Elective, Credits: 4.00